Let’s discuss a couple of items related to previous posts in the past 24 hours.
This morning Jim Geraghty of National Review made this tweet about my post on Delores Kelley:
State Sen. Delores Kelley, D-Md.: “We regulate all sorts of things because the general public is not smart enough.” http://t.co/XRHyyQE4Ag
— jimgeraghty (@jimgeraghty) March 17, 2014
The Quinton Report received a significant amount of traffic due to Geraghty’s tweet (he has over 43,000 followers) and the 51 times it was retweeted. There was also a traffic spike due to the tweet being featured on the website of NRO’s The Corner. Walter Olson of The Cato Institute also blogged on the Kelley story.
Another source of a large amount of traffic today was the front page at BaltimoreSun.com after my post on Ron George’s comments on a couple of gubernatorial debates was included in Featured Posts from Baltimore Area Blogs: